Now, in an effort to increase its presence in the midsized category, the company is introducing a lower-priced four-cylinder version called the Passat GLS.
The sedan carries a base price of under $18,000, which VW says makes it the lowest-priced midsized European sedan sold in the United States. It's a substantial drop from the cost of a GLX.
"It makes for a much more affordable European sedan," said Ron Vanags, general manager of Speedway Volkswagen-Mazda. "Volkswagen is back, and the GLS represents a lot of value in a midsized car."
For the past three model years, Volkswagen has offered its top-of-the-line GLX... Read More